Naledi Jackson

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Creatives urge industry to take more chances on new stories

At TIFF’s Share Her Journey event, execs, writers and directors discuss filmmaking in the #MeToo era, support of underrepresented voices and building audiences DIY-style.

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CBC, Netflix expand episode order for Anne season two

Creator Moira Walley-Beckett, who penned season one by herself, has put together an all-female writers’ room including Jane Maggs, Naledi Jackson and Shernold Edwards.

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CTV greenlights Ilana Frank, eOne detective series

The hour-long, female-led drama is currently in pre-production, with cameras set to roll in Toronto this spring.

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HGF distributes $110K across three projects

Lira’s Forest from writer/director Connor Jessup (pictured) was among the projects to receive financial support through Harold Greenberg Fund’s Shorts-to-Features Program.